Remember the Diet Coke commercial where cheeky female office workers organized "Diet Coke breaks" to drool over a construction worker named Lucky?
Well, they're back again (at least the creative concept is) and they now have eyes for an Imagistics photocopier repairman!
How many buff construction workers you know drink diet soda? Maybe the repairman should fix the ladies' Gay-dar!
This month the ict have brung down it`s axe on many ads.
This ad,which featured a very short life (Literally,it lasted thirty
seconds) received 160 complaint`s resulting in it being banned from TV.Although,as with French connection,this don`t stop them keeping it on their website at http://www.playmore.com
i can see why this one was banned,as i didn`t really like it.
Badland hypothesis 1: It's bad enough when you're forced to use stock footage. It's worse when the money guys are too cheap to buy exclusive rights to the scenes.
Badland hypothesis 2: An agency with two clients. Brainstorm! We'll use the same location and crew for two different clients, air both at the same time and bill each one the full charges. Ka-ching! No one will ever find out!
Badland hypothesis 3: A 1-in-a-bajillion freaky fluke. At least one agency had the aesthetic good taste to get rid of that annoying power line.
"Read more" to view the clips.
A commercial here in India has been ripped off from one of the old showbook, but for the life of me I cannot remember which showbook *exactly*.
Can anyone help?
Thanks in advance.
To view this TVC click on link.
At first I thought it was the kid's Levis that made him walk funny... but I later found out, it wasn't what he was wearing, but what he was drinking!
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What do we have here? Two very different car companies with the exact same TV commercial, even down to the music!
Read more to load the clips. You'll need the latest quicktime 6. You probably have it by now.
Us adgrunts loooooove ads. Us adgrunts know adhistory. Us adgrunts are sometimes waaay up our own butts with self referential ads. Yes, we're wankers.
I mean really kids, look at this. A wee bit too much of an in-joke you think? Maybe. Perhaps. A tad uninspired? Maybe. Perhaps. Or maybe it's just a homage to a better ad?
(read more to see a QT clip and double page spread..)